Egg scales; M.F.G. Company Ltd; c. 1924; HM 00414

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Name/Title

Egg scales

About this object

Silver metal machine. Balance scales. On one side is an oval tray to hold egg, and on other side levers for weighing / grading. Levers marked from 18-26. Stamped 'Acme Egg Grading Scale ... The Specialty M.F.G. Co, St Paul, Minn, USA'.

Maker

M.F.G. Company Ltd

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Manufacturer

Date Made

c. 1924

Place Made

Minnesota, USA

Medium and Materials

Metal

Inscription and Marks

Label on side reads 'Acme Egg Grading Scale ... The Speciality M.F.G. Co, St Paul, Minn, USA'.

Measurements

110 x 150 x 90 mm

Object number

HM 00414

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